The University of Minnesota Extension and Iowa State University Extension have teamed up to produce a webinar series titled Essential Row Management for Summer 2020. The webinars will be held on July 14, 16, 21 and 23 from 1:00 to 1:30 pm. Each webinar will have a 10 to 15 minute presentation and then time for questions and answers.

The webinars are free thanks to the sponsorship of the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, Minnesota Corn Growers Association, Iowa Soybean Association, and the Iowa Corn Growers Association. You can register on line at: http://z.umn.edu/ERCM2020. If you can not participate live the webinars will be available at a later date. The topics include:

July 14, 1:00 pm Tar Spot Identification and in season management with Alison Robertson, ISU Extension Plant Pathologist and Dean Malvick U of M Extension Plant Pathologist.

July 16, 1:00 pm Soybean aphid IPM with Erin Hogson, ISU Extension Soybean Entomologist, and Bob Koch, UMN Extension Entomologist.

July 12, 1:00 pm Corn rootworm management with Ken Ostlie UMN Extension entomologist.

July 23, 1:00 pm Soybean gall midge update with Justin McMechan Extension Crop Protection and Cropping Systems Specialist, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.